PESHAWAR: Dengue fever outbreak on Tuesday rung alarm bells throughout Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) as over 1,514 sufferers have been affected within the province.
In keeping with the KP’s well being division, nearly all of the victims belong to Peshawar.
Earlier on September 7, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa authorities had rejected the report on social media about spreading of dengue illness in Peshawar on a big scale.
In keeping with a spokesman of Chief Minister Secretariat, no dying was reported attributable to dengue this 12 months, Radio Pakistan reported.
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He had mentioned dengue exams of greater than two thousand 600 sufferers had been carried out over the last two months in Peshawar out of which 4 hundred and eight had been discovered constructive.
The spokesman had mentioned a substantial lower has been witnessed in dengue instances and the ratio of dengue instances has decreased from twenty to 5 %.